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lyrics

I’m still proud to be a coward
you’ll never make me choose a side
I will not come to your rescue
I’ll pretend my hands are tied

so leave me starving in the orchard
still I’ll refuse to join the pack
because if I killed your god
if I killed your god
it would only grow back

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from The Hornet's Nest, released February 24, 2017
Curtis McMurtry- banjo, vocals
Diana Burgess- cello

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Curtis McMurtry Austin, Texas

Curtis McMurtry writes apocalyptic indie folk about the selfish and the cowardly. Influenced by Fiona Apple and Tom Waits, Curtis' music combines sinister lyrics with sophisticated orchestrations. He specializes in sad songs and mean songs, and considers his catalogue to be "music for people that like to read." ... more

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